27th Sunday of the year 3rd October 2010

Services for the week

  • SUNDAY: Mass 10.00 am
  • MONDAY: Communion Service 10.00 am
  • TUESDAY: Communion Service 10.00 am
  • WEDNESDAY: Communion Service 10.00 am
  • THURSDAY: Communion Service 10.00 am
  • FRIDAY: Communion Service 10.00 am
  • SATURDAY: Mass 10.00 am Vigil Mass 6.00 p

ROSARY: After Saturday morning Mass throughout October.


Collections: The Offertory Collection last weekend realized £390.88 and the second collection, £107.08. Many thanks to all who contributed

Grateful thanks to Fr Boyd, who, once again, is looking after our spiritual needs this weekend, in Fr Forrest’s absence.

200 Club Winners:

  • 19.9.10: no. 35 – Sadie Mulraney
  • 26.9.10: no.78 – Mrs Linda Easton
  • 3.10.10: no. 79 – Celia Darrien

There are still a few spare numbers – please see Julia Cameron for details.

Fabric & Finance Committee will meet in the Hall this evening at 6.00 pm

In your charity, please remember; Bridie Allan, Annette Dunn, Thomas Gourley, John McAllister, George McCallum, Nan McKinley and all the sick and housebound. Rosa Corvi, James and John Hamilton and George Scobie (senior), whose anniversaries occur about this time.

Coming Shortly…………

Monday, 18th October, 7.00 pm – Parish Archive Update….

· We are holding a Special Preview Cheese & Wine Buffet, to demonstrate our progress in compiling the Parish Archive. In addition to slides, we will also display photographic and written information. We are hoping to acquire even more data, in the form of letters or photographs etc (which will be returned promptly) Deadline for the closure of our Research is Christmas – and we intend to launch the Archive early in the New Year.Please Note: The Preview Buffet Evening is free of charge……. So please, don’t hesitate to come and join us!

Churches Together Group:

We are looking for two Parishioners to represent St Mary’s at a regular monthly meeting of the churches in Bo’ness. If this is something you can – or would like to do – please contact William McAllister for further details. The next meeting takes place this afternoon (3rd Oct 2.30pm) at the Apostolic Church.

More Dates for your Diary:

Prayer Day: Saturday 23rd October

10.00 – 12.00 noon in St Catharine’s Church.

The theme for the day will be "The Lord’s Prayer."

Mission Weekend:12th-14th November

in the Salvation Army Hall

Times and more information nearer the date.